Mockingbird

Inez and Charlie Foxx MOCKINGBIRD was a record you just had to have in your soul collection.
Others of note from Charlie and Inez played at Manchester‘s Soul Clubs:-

La De Da, I Love You -Sue Record Label
HURT BY LOVE  – Sue Record Label
TIGHTROPE– Sue Record Label
COUNT THE DAYS
I Stand Accused
Just Over The Bridge – Inex Foxx  STAX Records 1973

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Brother and sister, Charlie and Inez  Foxx toured the UK in the 1960’s to appreciative and knowledgeable soul audiences. From Greensboro North Carolina they signed with Juggy Murray Jones’ Symbol / Sue label in 1962.

Their biggest hit by far was Mockingbird in 1963, number two R&B and number seven hit parade (USA). Ask Me and Hurt by Love, followed before they went to Musicor, then (1-2-3-4-5-6-7) Count the Days in 1967 and Come By Here (Musicor / Dynamo 1965) for Dynamo. They started out in 1962 and disbanded as a duo in 1968.

Inez was born on September 9, 1944 in Greensboro, North Carolina.
She married producer Luther Dixon. She moved to Stax in 1972 doing a great LP Inez in Memphis.

Kev Roberts puts “Tightrope” at 130 on his Northern Soul list @ position: 130

YouTube

Inez Foxx – Mockingbird, YouTube

Weblinks

Charlie and Inez Foxx – wikipedia

Inez Foxx at Stax

 

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